Selecting patients for breast-conserving therapy: The importance of lobular histology Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast
  • Carcinoma, Lobular
  • Mastectomy, Segmental
  • Patient Selection

abstract

  • Patients with ILC are not more likely to fail BCT than those with IDC, nor do they require more operations to obtain negative margins. These results do not support the use of more extensive preoperative evaluation such as magnetic resonance imaging in patients with ILC.

publication date

  • June 15, 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.21921

PubMed ID

  • 16683225

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2563

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 106

number

  • 12